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The Deadpod

Jun 6, 2014

This week's Deadpod features a fine second set from the band's return to the stage in 1976. I really like how they have changed up the set list here, and they start out with the debut performance of Samson and Delilah. 

A nice, very new Crazy Fingers goes into a haunting Wharf Rat. Let It Grow follows and this second set spot suits the song in that the musicians have a chance to explore some new ground here. Roses comes out of drums and then (!) Around and Around. For me the highlight of this set follows, a slower more precise perhaps,  Help->Slip->Frank.. the jamming on this one is superb and its so easy to get lost in.. Saturday night ends the set and they return for an  unusual Wheel encore.. 




Paramount Theatre, Portland, Ore. (6/3/76)
set 2
Samson and Delilah
Crazy Fingers
Wharf Rat
Let it Grow
It Must Have Been the Roses
Around and Around
Help on the Way
Franklin's Tower
One More Saturday Night

The Wheel
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